The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 26.09% 32.00% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walton-on-Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 34.78% 32.00% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region.

Linux Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) MSI
1 4 (66.67%) InstallShield
1 4 (66.67%) AdminStudio
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) InstallAnywhere
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) French Language
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Apple

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) MSI
1 4 (66.67%) InstallShield
1 4 (66.67%) AdminStudio
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 2 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Apple